PARIS— EchoStar Corp. hopes to minimize the most recent delay in the Jupiter 3 high-throughput Ka-band satellite, crucial for its Hughes Network Systems division to return to growth in North America, by taking advantage of new launch vehicles available by early 2022.
The $400-million contract for Jupiter 3, also known as Echostar 24, was signed in mid-2017 with what is now Maxar Technologies, the former Space Systems/Loral of Palo Alto, California.
With a throughput of 500-550 Gbps . . .
To view the entire article, become a subscriber!